By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Oct 13: The political parties of the State setting aside their political differences should strive earnestly to overcome the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic effectively.
The above appeal was made by social activist Angom Roger during the distribution of AYUSH medicines provided by AYUSH Directorate held at Pathar Bazar at Phayeng organised by Phayeng Khunou Cultural and Development Club, Phayeng Ching Khunou.
The AYUSH medicines were distributed to around 800 households of Phayeng.
A Roger further maintained that the Covid situation is not fully controlled and the State has been recording a daily spike of around 100 Covid positive cases and 2-3 deaths.
Ignoring such a critical scenario, the political parties are focusing on the upcoming election only organising political meetings where in thousands are gathered defying the Covid protocol and norms, he added.
He appealed to all the political parties to help in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic with the same zeal which they have been showering in organising political campaigns and meetings in connection with the upcoming election.
Stressing on the situation where schools are not being allowed to open due to the current Covid situation, he stated that it is high time that all should join hands and fight against the Coronavirus.
Also the AYUSH medicines distributed today will serve as an immune booster and help in protecting the people and will curb the further spread of Coronavirus, he added.